Category Archives: Know Your Character Actor

  1. Know Your Character Actor – Elisha Cook, Jr.

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    July 8, 2017 by smumcounty

    Elisha Vanslyck Cook, Jr. was born into a theatrical family on December 26th, 1903 in San Francisco to Elisha Vanslyck …
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  2. Know Your Character Actor – Joseph Schildkraut

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    January 28, 2017 by smumcounty

    Joseph Schildkraut was born in Vienna, Austria on March 22nd, 1896, the son of Erna and Rudolph Schildkraut. Rudolph was …
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  3. Know Your Character Actor – James Gleason

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    September 25, 2016 by smumcounty

    James Austin Gleason was born in New York City on May 23rd 1882 to William Gleason and Mina Crolius who …
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  4. Know Your Character Actor – Hattie McDaniel

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    August 14, 2016 by smumcounty

    Hattie McDaniel was born on June 10th, 1895 in Wichita Kansas. The youngest of thirteen children, her mother and father …
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  5. Know Your Character Actor – Nat Pendleton

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    May 21, 2016 by smumcounty

    Nathaniel Greene Pendleton was born on August 9th, 1895 in Davenport Iowa but his family soon after moved to New …
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  6. Know Your Character Actor – Marjorie Main

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    February 24, 2016 by smumcounty

    Marjorie Main was born Mary Tomlinson on February 24th, 1890 in Acton Indiana. Marjorie caught the acting bug at an …
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  7. Know Your Character Actor – Gene Lockhart

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    December 30, 2015 by smumcounty

    Eugene Lockhart was born in London, Ontario on July 18th, 1891. Gene displayed an interest in performing at an early …
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